Arts OutWest Annual General Meeting

On Sunday May 20 Weddin Shire will be proudly hosting the Arts OutWest Annual General Meeting (AGM) and regional gathering in Grenfell with all members of the community welcome to attend the event.

It is expected that Weddin and Arts OutWest will host guests from Forbes, Lachlan, Parkes, Cowra, Cabonne, Oberon, Orange, Bathurst, and Lithgow who will all be welcomed to the Weddin Shire. There will be an extensive itinerary for the event and lunch will be provided, this is an excellent opportunity for Weddin to showcase our fabulous shire to surrounding districts.

Aboriginal Artist Nyree Reynolds will give an International Women's Day address during the lunchtime component at the Grenfell Country Club this Sunday, May 20 in Grenfell.

Aboriginal Artist Nyree Reynolds will give an International Women's Day address during the lunchtime component at the Grenfell Country Club this Sunday, May 20 in Grenfell.

For further details please contact Arts OutWest on (02) 6338 4657 or artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

It would be appreciated if residents could RSVP for bus and/or lunch by Thursday  May 17, 2018 to the contact above. The full itinerary an be viewed below:

11.30am: Meet at the Grenfell Community Hub / Visitor Information Centre in Main Street for morning tea and visit the Grenfell Art Gallery's current exhibition Shared Observations as well as viewing Weddin Shire Councils Henry Lawson Festival of Arts Acquisitive Art Prize Collection.

Grenfell Public Library Librarian Erica Kearns will conduct a short presentation on the NSW Public Library Infrastructure grant and the exciting changes happening in the library.

12:30pm: Visitors are encouraged to take a photo with Grenfell's Henry Lawson statue by award winning artists Gillie and Marc Schattner, and explore Grenfell's Historic Main Street and boutique shops.

1.00pm: Lunch - Grenfell Country Club, this will include an International Women's Day address by Nyree Reynolds. Nyree is an Aboriginal woman of the Gamilaraay Nation who is a welcome addition to the program.

2.00pm: Annual General Meeting: Arts OutWest will present a review of 2017 activities and financial statements.

2.30pm: A visit to Kathleen McCue’s Patina Gallery. 

3:00pm: A visit to Paul Mc Knight's private gallery.

For further details please contact Arts OutWest on (02) 6338 4657 or artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

It would be appreciated if residents could RSVP for bus and/or lunch by Thursday

17 May, 2018 to the contact above.